Trenton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Daniel Budd Bodine
He operated country general stores throughout Burlington and Monmouth Counties before moving to Trenton.
He served as Chancery Court clerk of New Jersey from 1851 to 1856 and served as mayor of Trenton from 1877 to 1879.
He was part-owner of several lumber and coal businesses, including Grant & Bodine and Bodine & Bullus (both were on Perry Street near the canal feeder). He helped found the State Street Methodist Church, serving as the superintendent of its Sunday school and as a trustee.
He was a director of the Trenton Banking Co. from 1874 to 1881.
Died Aug. 18, 1881, at his home at 109 E. State St.
Location. Marker has been confirmed missing. It was likely located near 40° 13.195′ N, 74° 45.345′ W. Marker was in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker could be reached from South Clinton Avenue near Barlow Street. Touch for map. This marker is the sixteenth of seventeen markers on individual grave sites in Mercer Cemetery which is located on South Clinton Avenue between Magowan and Barlow Streets. Marker was in this post office area: Trenton NJ 08609, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Capt. Joseph A. Yard (here, next to this marker but has been reported missing); Dr. John Manners (a few steps from this marker); Ira Wells Wood (within shouting distance of this marker); Mercer Cemetery at Trenton (within shouting distance of this marker); William Young (within shouting distance of this marker); Capt. James Olden Paxson (within shouting distance of this marker); William R. McKean (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); William Borrow (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trenton.
More about this marker. This marker is towards the center of the cemetery closer to South Clinton Avenue.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2008, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 891 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 3, 2008, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.